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Honors Physical Science B

School Year: 2019-2020
Subject: Science
Course ID: CASC80510
College Concurrent: No
School District: Big Horn County School District #1
Credit Recovery: No
Program Name: Wyoming Connections Academy
Course Capacity:
Grade Level(s): 9-12
LMS Platform: LMS means the course learning management system Connexus
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Curriculum Type: Connections Academy
Credits: 0.5
Hathaway Success Course: Yes
Days: See Course Participation below
Advanced Placement: No
Times: See Course Participation below
Start - End Dates: Sep 03, 2019 - Jun 05, 2020
Available for Purchase: District Only

Course Description:
This is the second of two courses that comprise Honors Physical Science. The course consists of rigorous curriculum that provides the student the opportunity to deeply explore physics concepts so that he may confidently enter and complete formal honors physics high school courses. The course extends the student's prior knowledge of motion, force, work, power, energy, wave mechanics, electricity, magnetism, and the electromagnetic spectrum. In addition, the course includes a unit that focuses on earth science content. Honors Physical Science B includes hands-on explorations and virtual simulations to enhance the student's comprehension of key concepts.
Course Prerequisites:
None
Required Materials: None
Course Accessibility: None
Course Participation:
Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
  • Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
  • Participation verified by the virtual education teacher for time spent working offline.
  • Academic-based communication between the student and virtual education teacher or learning coach and virtual education teacher.
  • Synchronous time with the class, a group or the virtual education teacher recorded by the learning management system or teacher.
  • The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course 1-3 times a week.
  • Virtual education teacher verifies participation 1 to 3 times weekly